Man in red wig wanted for robbing shoe store in Cuyahoga Falls

AKRON - Cuyahoga Falls police are looking for a man in a red wig who they say robbed the Payless Shoe Store on State Rd. Tuesday afternoon.

Police said employees reported a man wearing a shoulder length red wig entered the business and demanded money from the cash register. Officers said the man said he had a gun but employees never saw a weapon. The man got an undisclosed amount of cash and was last seen running eastbound on Broad Boulevard from State Road.

Police describe the suspect as in his early 20's, approximately 5' 10" tall, and weighing 125 to 150 pounds. He was wearing a white t-shirt with black pants.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 330-434-COPS (8334).

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